IRAP Information and Publicity Meeting was Held
Introductory meeting of the "Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Plan (IRAP)", which is a sustainable plan that reveals the possible effects of disasters and describes the work to be done before disasters to minimize these effects, within a process, defines the responsibilities and responsibilities Governor Mehmet It was conducted under the presidency of Alpaslan Işık.
The Provincial High Level Information Meeting of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Plan (IRAP), which was held at the Piri Reis Cultural Center at 14:30 on Thursday, February 11, 2021, started with a moment of silence and reading our Independence anthem.
Following the meeting, Provincial Disaster and Emergency Manager Şerife Han made an informative presentation, together with the studies carried out within the framework of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Plan, the general situation of the province, hazard and risk assessments, current situation analysis, disaster risk reduction goals, objectives and actions and 2021 Disaster Education He gave information about the year to relevant participants.
After the video showing what needs to be done before and after the disaster, Abdulkadir Tezcan, Head of the Planning and Risk Reduction Department of the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency, gave information to the participants about the precautions and activities to be taken before and after the disasters, drawing attention to the fact that natural disasters are a part of our lives. In line with the work to be done by determining a joint action plan with all stakeholders, we express their feelings and thoughts with the participants about the work that institutions and organizations can do to minimize the loss of life and property caused by disasters, and to prevent natural disasters such as floods, earthquakes, rock falls and overflows. shared.
Referring to the importance of the information meeting, Governor Mehmet Alpaslan Işık stated in his speech that the Department of AFAD has been working very successfully in disaster response after the disaster within the Ministry, and although we are a very successful country in reaching the region after the disaster and delivering aid, He said we have shortcomings.
Giving examples from the experiences and experiences of the period when he was the district governor, Governor Işık said that there were provincial civil defense plans during the district governorship period, but the plans were not on the ground and even the district governors did not understand. Governor Light; “The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Plan, which was introduced today, came before us as a grounded plan. This plan will be prepared by our non-governmental organizations, including the regional directorates serving our city, our mayors and district governorships. Therefore, this plan is a plan that requires active participation. The more we can make this plan a decent plan, the more we will reduce the risk of disasters. I ask you for this. Let's make this plan in cooperation. With this plan we will make, maybe we cannot prevent disaster, but we can minimize the risk. As much as we can prevent loss of life and property, this will be a success for all of us ”.